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Development proposal slated for Fremont tennis club

posted May 20, 2011, 8:34 AM by Edward Wustenhoff
The cards are on the table ....

FREMONT -- As Cecelia Shih walked out of a Fremont tennis club Monday morning, the club's current and prospective owners struck up a conversation with her that quickly morphed into a sales pitch.

They want city permission to build homes on at least half of the nearly 13-acre private club in the center of Fremont's Kimber Park neighborhood. In addition, they need allies because the city's planning department says the parcel was designated as open space. Meanwhile, nearby residents are showing up en masse to city meetings, threatening lawsuits to fight any development proposal.

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